100% Certified Organic Ingredients:
Green Tea, Yerba Mate, Lemon Balm, Lemon peel, and Lemongrass
Blender’s Notes: This is the “super lemon-"y", happiness-inducing Green Tea that everyone’s been asking for. Organic Sencha green tea base, with the added “pick-‘R’upper” qualities Yerba Mate is known for. Has been described as a "tasting just like a fresh Lemon scone". Please see recipe below for treat using this blend.
SENCHA GREEN TEA- Green Tea possesses a high content of antioxidants and polyphenols, known for neutralizing the potentially harmful effects of free radicals.
YERBA MATE- From the dried leaves of an evergreen holly, Ilex paraguariensis (a native plant of South America) and contains beneficial phytonutrients such as chlorophyll, flavonoids and trace minerals.
LEMON BALM-This herbal allay contains flavonoids and phenolic acids that can help fight viruses.
LEMON PEEL- This citrus favorite is rich in Calcium, Potassium, Vitamin C and polyphenol flavonoids. Polyphenols have antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-carcinogenic properties, and may protect from oxidative stress and some diseases. Polyphenols are divided into several groups, one of which is represented by flavonoids. Plants produce flavonoids as a protection against parasites, oxidative injury and harsh climatic conditions.
LEMONGRASS- This plant is rich in Potassium, antioxidants, Vitamins A and C, as well as Citral which has strong antimicrobial qualities.
LIGHT OF DAY'S GLUTEN-FREE LEVITATING LEMON TEA COOKIES
Recipe contributed by staff educator Tami Ward
Remember when ordering loose teas, that there are approximately 200 servings per pound (or that 1 oz. of loose leaf tea or tisane makes 15-25 servings).